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Officials raid offices of Xamax’s Chechen boss

Swiss justice officals raided the offices of Chechen businessman Bulat Chagaev, the owner of football club Neuchatel Xamax, after claims emerged that he had submitted falsified financial documents, local press reported on Tuesday.

Home is where the Swiss are: Schumacher

Home is where the Swiss are: Schumacher

Seven-times world Formula One champion Michael Schumacher has caused a stir in Germany by insisting "Switzerland is the only home I have".

Seat squatters on Swiss trains will face fines

Seat squatters on Swiss trains will face fines

Swiss rail operator SBB has said it will begin fining passengers who take up seats in full carriages with their jackets or bags. 

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Swiss employers want to extend working hours

With unemployment on the rise in Switzerland, the country's main employers' association is calling for the implementation “emergency measures” to help make businesses more competitive again.

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Credit Suisse warns US clients of tax probe risk

Switzerland's second-biggest bank Credit Suisse said on Tuesday it had warned American clients they may be the target of a US tax probe, and urged them to hire lawyers to represent them.

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Adecco boosts third quarter profit 13 percent

The world's biggest temporary staffing group Adecco said on Tuesday its third quarter profit rose 13 percent to €145 million ($199 million) and forecast a strong performance for the rest of the
year.